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Re: White smoke

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11-08-2012 13:16:56

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White smoke is usually due to coolant being burned in a cylinder. Cracked head or head gasket leak. Have a look at the spark plugs and see if one is shiny clean.

We call it "dusting" an engine, when you run one without an air filter. Usually that ruins them in a short time.

Is this high temperature something new?? Or has it been going on for some time??

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11-08-2012 20:56:59

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 Re: White smoke in reply to sixbales, 11-08-2012 13:16:56  
Thanks for your reply.High temperature been going on a long time.Ran hot several years ago.Cracked the head.When I replaced the head it ran fine but compression test revealed 1 cylinder way lower on pressure than the other 3.I son't know but temp stays near 210 maybe more on hot days when using a two row breaking plow.Also use a 48 inch sovema tiller on it.I may have some bubbles in the radiator though.

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11-08-2012 16:09:52

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 Re: White smoke in reply to sixbales, 11-08-2012 13:16:56  
You could be leaking exhaust gas into the cooling system, which would cause high temperature relatively quickly. Look for bubbles in the coolant in top of radiator.

I would fix the head problem first and then check compression. The engine may still run. Oil consumption will likely increase.

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